Single Ply Roofing systems
Single ply roofing is a synthetic polymer based roofing material used in flat roof design.
Armourplan Single-ply roofing membranes are one of the most popular flat roofing systems on the market. They are ideal for lightweight, cost-effective fast-track construction projects. They work well on a range of projects with roofs of all shapes and sizes, including insulated warm roofs. green roofs, cool roofs, ballasted roofs and much more. From large scale commercial projects such as apartments, shopping centres, residential and commercial re-roofs to new builds on residential properties.
Why choose Single Ply Roofing?
Single ply roofing is a synthetic polymer based roofing material used in flat roof design. As the name suggests it is a waterproofing layer applied to the roof structure in a single sheet. The most common types of single ply membranes used in New Zealand are PVC and TPO membranes. These membranes can be applied mechanically or by means of glue. The sheet end laps are sealed by using an automated hot air welding machine that ensures complete quality of weld on each joint. Single ply roofs are lightweight, flexible, cost effective, easy to install and safe because they are installed flame free. which makes them increasingly popular for both new build and refurbishment projects.
There are a number of finishes available in the market from creating a ballast roof where the single ply membrane is held on by ballast material which could be gravel , paving , or even a full green roof.The roof membrane can also have seams welded to the finished roof to create a standing seam profiles to mirror expensive Zinc or copper roofs.